Article - 14 Feb 2020
How does energy get to your home? Flick a switch and the lights and heating come on. We rarely question how power is generated. Power plants and the companies or bodies that own them are usually only...
Article - 29 Jun 2015
Formally known as the Republic of Korea, modern South Korea was formed as a consequence of the agreements between the Soviet Union and the United States after World War II.
Article - 11 Jun 2015
Japan is a nation comprised of four main islands and thousands of smaller islands that are located off of the northern Pacific Coast of Asia.
Article - 17 Jun 2015
Modern Russia began in the late 17th century after the country’s iconic ruler Peter the Great returned from his military campaigns in Europe.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
High-temperature furnaces (HTFs) typically utilize electrical heating systems, advanced insulation materials, and innovative design to generate temperatures as high as 3000 °C.
Article - 21 Jan 2020
Rheology studies how matter flows, usually in its liquid state but also as “soft solids”. The technique has been applied in the last century in fields as diverse as materials science, engineering,...
Article - 25 Jun 2015
Germany has a diverse range of ecosystems: coastlines along the Baltic and North seas, fertile plains, highlands, forests, and the mountainous Alps in the southern part of the country.
Article - 26 Aug 2019
This article describes Germany is taking to tackle pollution.
Article - 7 Oct 2008
Recently, there have been a lot of environmental buzzwords floating around. It can be difficult to find a clear definition. This article explains what the term "carbon neutral" means, and why it's...
Article - 1 Jul 2010
At the beginning of the 20th century, American drivers faced a fundamental choice: battery electric vehicles (BEVs) or gasoline-powered internal combustion vehicles (ICVs).